Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day!

If heartfelt sentiment, with a little learning, is what you’re after this Mother’s Day, we’ve got your number: Browse through our list of Mother’s Day gifts and cards kids can make themselves. Find fun stuff to do on the day itself. Plus, learn about the history of the holiday.

Mother's Day Gifts

Homemade Sugar Scrub

Help your mom unwind on her special day by making her this calming bath scrub.

How to Make a Jewelry Box

Here's how to craft a pretty Mother's Day jewelry box that's fit for a queen (or at least a great mom!)

Make Your Own Pendant

Etch designs into discs of plaster of Paris using a traditional whaler technique to create a beautiful artisan necklace.

Mother's Day Coupons

Help Mother's Day feel special for weeks and months ahead, while giving your fourth grader some good writing practice, too. Here's how.

Mother's Day Cards

Make a Flower Pop-up Card for Mom

Here's a creative "flower pop-up" card that looks elaborate, but is really very easy for even a little kid to make.

Felt Flower Card

Collage this elegant spring-themed card that's sure to freshen someone's day! Your child will be able to exercise her crafty side and ring in the new season with this ...

Mom Card

Celebrate Mom with a card that truly has heart! Forget expensive store bought greetings, this handcrafted card truly delivers, and helps your kid with letter recognition.

"Roots and Wings" Card

Parenting is a balancing act at every age. Here's a special card to honor Mom this year, and to salute the love and work in raising kids.

Mother's Day Crafts and Activities

Host a Mother's Day Treasure Hunt!

Ditch the boring card idea, this year it's all about sending mom on a wild (and fun) goose chase to find all her gifts. With clues to make her giggle and gifts to make her ...

Mother's Day Carnations

Help your child embrace the roots--literally--of Mother's Day by growing carnations to honor mothers in you family's history. So, go ahead: Start planting!

Best Mother's Day Gift

Make mom feel like the star that she truly is by holding a movie premiere in her honor, complete with red carpet!

Mom Recipe

How wonderful is Mom? Help your child "measure" the ways with this creative gift of appreciation.

Mother's Day Recipes

A Delicious Mother's Day Menu

Prepare this elegant (yet simple) dinner for mom this Mother's Day.

Mother's Day Breakfast

There's no better way to show mom that you love her than with the tried and true breakfast in bed routine. This one's got a recipe for homemade whole wheat waffles along with a ...

Bread Pudding

Here are two streamlined breakfast ideas so that mom not only gets a delicious breakfast for Mother's Day, but a clean kitchen too!

Edible Flowers

Here is an activity that your kids can make for Mother's Day, a garden pot filled with edible "flowers."

Mother's Day Coloring Pages

Mother's Day Bouquet

Make your mom the happiest parent on the block this Mother's Day by assembling this bouquet of faux flowers by hand.

Color the Mother's Day Message

With this fun Mother's Day coloring page, your child will have not only a fun coloring project, but a beautiful card to give Mom on the special day!

Color the Mother's Day Moment

Celebrate Mother's Day with this fun and festive coloring page, which features a mother opening a Mother's Day gift from her young daughter.

Print a Paper Picture Frame for Mother's Day

Mom will love this hand-decorated picture frame for Mother's Day.

Celebrate Mother’s Day

History of Mother’s Day

It’s a fun day for flowers and chocolate, but Mother’s Day has solemn roots as well. Here’s the story of our American holiday.

How the World
Celebrates Mother’s Day

Here’s how mothers are celebrated
around the world.